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Another Miniature Gilbert Mantel Clock – Green Beehive Case

January 2, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Another Miniature Gilbert Mantel Clock – Green Beehive Case

Here’s another miniature Gilbert mantel clock (see “A Gilbert Miniature Round Top Mantel Clock” for the first one). This clock has a green beehive case with floral decorations. The case is 8 1/2 inches tall, 6 9/16 inches wide, and the minute hand is 1 15/16 inches long, with an engraved brass dial. See more […]

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Last updated January 2, 2016

A Gilbert Miniature Round Top Mantel Clock

January 1, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
A Gilbert Miniature Round Top Mantel Clock

Here is a clock with a movement I had never seen – it is a miniature Gilbert round top mantel clock in a red case with Asian motif. It has a cute little time and strike movement with rack and snail strike, and the mainsprings in barrels. The case is only 8 1/2 inches tall […]

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Last updated January 1, 2016

Schatz Bermuda Coach 400 Day Clock, Early Style (November 1954)

June 15, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Schatz Bermuda Coach 400 Day Clock, Early Style (November 1954)

I recently repaired this Schatz “Bermuda Coach” 400 day clock. It is an older version of the clock in my earlier post. This example has glass panels in the cover (instead of plastic), and the core of the base is steel (instead of Bakelite) with brass over it. The movement fastens from the top instead […]

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Last updated June 15, 2012

Kundo Miniature Painted 400 Day Clock

June 30, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Kundo Miniature Painted 400 Day Clock

This pretty little Kundo 400 day clock is 8 7/16 inches tall without the dome. The ivory color base and pillars have flowers painted on them. It was made in the 1950s. The movement is Horolovar back plate no. 1381, and I installed a 0.0024 inch thick Horolovar suspension spring (the 0.0023 inch springs I […]

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Last updated August 31, 2011

Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Brass and Glass Case

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Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Brass and Glass Case

This beautiful clock dates from the 1950s, and has glass in the front and sides. This clock has the Kundo miniature movement, classified as Horolovar back plate no. 1407A. It uses a .0023 inch thick suspension spring. See more photos. Repair job 5469. Share this post:

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Last updated August 31, 2011

Miniature 400 Day Clock by Edgar Henn

January 23, 2011 | By | Reply More
Miniature 400 Day Clock by Edgar Henn

This miniature 400 day clock is 8 1/4 inches tall without the dome. There in no name on the face. The back of the movement is labeled “Euramca”. The movement was made in Germany by Edgar Henn, and the “Horolovar 400 Day Clock Repair Guide” classifies this movement as plate 1088. It was made around […]

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Last updated August 31, 2011

Schatz “Mademoiselle” 400 day clock

August 9, 2009 | By | 4 Replies More
Schatz “Mademoiselle” 400 day clock

I  just finished repairing this Schatz “Mademoiselle” 400 day clock, dated 7 56 (July 1956) on the movement. This clock has the Schatz miniature model 53 movement. This clock has a matching wall bracket that it sits on. Repair Job 4945. Share this post:

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Last updated November 20, 2009

My First 400 Day Clock

July 21, 2009 | By | 3 Replies More
My First 400 Day Clock

My parents gave me a 400 day clock for Christmas in 1968, when I was 13 years old. It is a Schatz miniature, dated 5 56 (May 1956) on the back, indicating that it is 13 months younger than I am. The clock came with a spare suspension unit, which I immediately installed, and the […]

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Last updated June 15, 2010

Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock (4810)

March 3, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock (4810)

I recently repaired this Kundo miniature 400 day clock with a pretty gold colored metal dial. The movement needed cleaning and a new suspension spring. The pivots and pivot holes were in good condition. Here is a movie of the escapement in operation: Here is a slide show showing the complete clock, and the gears […]

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Last updated November 26, 2009

Heco Miniature 400 Day Clock (Made by Kern)

February 5, 2009 | By | 2 Replies More
Heco Miniature 400 Day Clock (Made by Kern)

This is a 1950’s Heco windup 400 day anniversary clock made by Kern & Sohne in Germany. The height, including the glass dome, is 8 3/8 inches. The base was polished and lacquered about 10 years ago. It still looks nice, but has a few small tarnish spots and a couple of dents (the worst […]

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Last updated May 27, 2013